Constable accused of robbing woman

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 12 July, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 12 July, 2008, 12:00am

A police constable robbed a woman of her handbag at the entrance of a residential estate in Tuen Mun, a court heard yesterday. Leung Wai-hung, 44, is yet to enter a plea before Tuen Mun Magistrate Peter Hui Shiu-keung. The case was adjourned to Wednesday pending an identification parade. Leung snatched the woman's handbag in which she had 10,000 yuan and about HK$380 as well as other personal belongings, the court heard.